Senior SCADA Engineer

Job title : Senior SCADA Engineer
Location : New York City
Job-type : Permanent
Salary high : 0
Salary low : 0
Reference : CH973

Piper Maddox has been engaged on a search for a Senior SCADA Engineer to join a world-leading DERMS Software provider, serving customers across the UK, Europe and North America. This position will play a critical role in the future success and expansion of this software platform across N.America.

This role is based in New York, with an option to be remote.

Our client manages a substantial volume of DER assets for Energy Service Companies, Battery Fleet Operators, Distribution Utilities, Renewable Generation Operators, Municipal Authorities and Community Enterprises. Their customers use the technology to interface DER to both markets and networks.

The Senior SCADA Engineer will assist with the technical design and delivery of production systems. This will include deploying current and new products in the field and support throughout their lifecycle.

The ideal candidate will have an engineering background and working knowledge of the technology components and trends that intersect industrial control, power systems and ICT. Ideally you will have a mix of experience across electrical power systems, IT communications, controls systems and software development.


Responsibilities and Objectives


  • Deliver and support operational Active Network Management Systems

  • Prepare system requirements, functional specifications, test specifications and other documentation for projects

  • Design data interfaces between products and external systems, e.g. SCADA, Data Historians, Generator Control Systems

  • Configuration, testing, and commissioning of platforms and applications in production and pre-production environments


Required Experience and Capabilities


  • BSc/BEng/MSc/MEng in Electrical Engineering, Industrial Control, Computer Science or similar discipline.

  • Contributed to engineering projects involving elements of electrical engineering, systems integration and customer site commissioning.

  • Understand software engineering lifecycle and documentation process for design, development and support.

  • Experience with automation and control platforms, e.g. Programmable Logic Controllers, RTUs, industrial PCs, single-board computers, microcontrollers

If you are passionate about renewable energy or looking to pursue a career within this industry, then we would love to speak with you.

Please apply below to learn more!